WorldCat Identities

Fontaine, C. (Camille) 1855-1923

Overview
Works: 111 works in 325 publications in 5 languages and 3,797 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Science fiction  Sea stories  Sea fiction  Allegories  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Editor, Author, Composer, Illustrator
Classifications: PQ2228, FIC
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Most widely held works about C Fontaine
 
Most widely held works by C Fontaine
The black tulip by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

26 editions published between 1899 and 1950 in French and English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Cornelius von Baerle lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation. But when his powerful godfather is assassinated, the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in a deadly political intrigue. Falsely accused of high treason by a bitter rival, Cornelius is condemned to life in prison. His only comfort is Rosa, the jailer's beautiful daughter, who helps him concoct a plan to grow the black tulip in secret. As Robin Buss explains in his informative introduction, Dumas infuses his story with elements from the history of the Dutch Republic (including two brutal murders) and Holland's seventeenth-century "tulipmania" phenomenon
Quatre-vingt-treize by Victor Hugo( Book )

11 editions published between 907 and 2010 in French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1793 strijden in Frankrijk republikeinen met koningsgezinden
Tartarin de Tarascon by Alphonse Daudet( Book )

7 editions published in 1902 in French and English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un classique de la littérature française adapté pour l'apprentissage du français langue étrangère
Twenty thousand leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Book )

7 editions published between 1902 and 1907 in French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth-century science fiction tale of an electric submarine, its eccentric captain, and undersea world, which anticipated many of the scientific achievements of the twentieth century
Ramuntcho by Pierre Loti( Book )

6 editions published between 1903 and 1904 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love idyll in the setting of the Pyrenees, in the country of the Basques, that ancient and dwindling race which preserves so passionately its native pride, its old piety, and its disdain for things new and strange. The story of Ramuntcho's wooing of the golden-haired daughter of the enemy, and the misfortune that overtook it, is beautifully told, and the descriptions of the local scenery in the different seasons of the year, of the religious festivals, of the great contests in the national game, of the smuggling enterprises are marked by inimitable skill. --Amazon.com
Choix de contes de Daudet by Alphonse Daudet( Book )

6 editions published in 1908 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contes bleus by Édouard Laboulaye( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 1909 in French and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neuf contes folkloriques turcs, bulgares, norvégiens et d'ailleurs, publiés en 1864 et narrés par un homme politique français qui les écrivit pour ses enfants. Fraîcheur et finesse
The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

4 editions published between 1903 and 1931 in French and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three great swordsmen, Porthos, Aramis, and Anthos, with their protege, D'Artagnan, match wits with the sinister Cardinal Richelieu who seeks to divide the royalty in his own quest for power
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

4 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Count of Monte Cristo is the tense and exciting story of Edmond Dantes, a man on the threshold of a bright career and a happy marriage, who is imprisoned in the island fortress of the Chateau d'If on a false political charge. After staging a dramatic escape, he finds the fabulous treasure of Monte Cristo which makes him wealthy. He then sets upon the course of revenge against his old enemies
Flores de España; nine selected stories by C Fontaine( Book )

3 editions published in 1905 in Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le chien du capitaine by Louis Enault( Book )

9 editions published between 1898 and 1907 in French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent on a ship bound for Africa, loyal dog Zero finds a way to return to his master
Bigarreau by André Theuriet( Book )

10 editions published between 1896 and 1910 in French and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les poètes français du XIXe siècle by C Fontaine( Book )

9 editions published between 1889 and 1899 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Thérèse by Emile Erckmann( Book )

4 editions published in 1900 in French and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jeune Sibérienne by Xavier de Maistre( Book )

4 editions published in 1911 in French and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait : ""Le courage d'une jeune fille qui, vers la fin du règne de Paul Ier, partit à pied de la Sibérie, pour venir à Saint-Pétersbourg demander la grâce de son père, fit assez de bruit dans le temps pour engager un auteur célèbre à faire une héroïne de roman de cette intéressante voyageuse.""À PROPOS DES ÉDITIONS LIGARANLes éditions LIGARAN proposent des versions numériques de qualité de grands livres de la littérature classique mais également des livres rares en partenariat avec la BNF. Beaucoup de soins sont apportés à ces versions ebook pour éviter les fautes que l'on trouve trop souv
Le tour de la France par deux enfants by G Bruno( Book )

9 editions published between 1901 and 1911 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Materialien zu den iranischen pamirsprachen by Hannes Sköld( Book )

3 editions published in 1936 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douze contes nouveaux by C Fontaine( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les prosateurs français du XIXe siècle; with biographical notices of the writers, and explanatory, grammatical and historical notes by C Fontaine( Book )

6 editions published between 1892 and 1897 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Livre de lecture et de conversation by C Fontaine( Book )

14 editions published between 1893 and 1918 in French and Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Count of Monte Cristo
Alternative Names
Fontaine, C.

Fontaine, C. 1855-1923

Fontaine, Camille

Fontaine, Camille 1855-1923

Languages
French (126)

English (17)

Spanish (6)

German (3)

Italian (1)

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The Count of Monte Cristo